Centaurea montana

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaAsteraceaeCentaureaCentaurea montana

Ecology

A vigorous perennial herb, spreading by rhizomes and frequently naturalised on roadsides, railway banks and in other waste places. Mainly lowland, reaching 380 m at Garrigill (Cumberland).

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of the mountains of C. and S. Europe.

Weighted Changed Factor: 70

Weighted Change Factor Confidence (90%)

25

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000004502